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Center Bowl, between 1815 and 1825

  • American

Blown three mold glass

  • Overall: 5 1/8 × 7 1/2 inches (13 × 19.1 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, Gibbs-Williams Fund


On View

  • American W271


American Art before 1950

George McKearin Antiques

1951-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Bulletin of the DIA 32, 1 (1952-1953): pp. 17-19 (ill.).

American, Center Bowl, between 1815 and 1825, blown three mold glass. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Gibbs-Williams Fund, 51.4.